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  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

    Exploring Phosphorene, A Promising New MaterialExternal link

    A team including researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) has developed a new method to quickly and accurately determine that orientation using the interactions between light and electrons within phosphorene and other atoms-thick crystals of black phosphorus.

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  • Vermont University

    Insect Outbreaks Reduce Wildfire SeverityExternal link

    Surprising new University of Vermont research finds that outbreaks by the mountain pine beetle and western spruce budworm can actually reduce wildfire severity.

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  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

    UWM Researchers Create a Better Way to Find Out ‘When’External link

    A new mathematical tool, devised and tested by an international team led by two researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, reduces timing uncertainties during changing events, improving accuracy by a factor of up to 300, with numerous applications.

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